ANDOVER, Kan. (KSNW) — An Andover teenager has died as a result of a crash that happened overnight on Friday. The Butler County Sheriff’s Office said in a news release that around midnight on Aug. 5, emergency services responded to a report of a vehicle crash in the 12000 block of SW 120th St. southeast […]
BUTLER COUNTY, Kan. (KWCH) - The Butler County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a deadly crash reported about midnight Friday southeast of Andover. The sheriff’s office said emergency crews responded an area near Four-Mile Creek and learned a crashed vehicle’s 17-year-old driver, from Andover, managed to exit the vehicle after it left the road for an unknown reason and entered the creek.
Join us at the Kansas Oil Museum/Butler County Historical Society for this FREE Speaker Series Event with Jim Gray, The Cowboy. From the mesquite covered range of south Texas to the railroad corrals of Kansas, handling wild longhorn cattle required knowhow with a good bit of nerve. Follow the cowboy up the cattle trail as he practices his craft using the tools of his trade. Pushin' Horns is a snapshot of the everyday life of 19th-century cowboys (drovers), from gathering wild cattle to the delivery of the cattle at the Kansas railheads. Developing "cow sense", understanding cattle behavior, and skill in the saddle were paramount. Throughout his life, Gray has collected the stories and lived the life, gaining intimate knowledge of cowboy life on the cattle trails to Kansas and beyond. The Cowboy's presentation is sure to put flesh and blood onto the bones of old trail stories; buried but not forgotten.
Butler County dispatchers say three people were on the plane and that one of those people called 911 to report the crash
German Clerici's 2010 murder remained unsolved until his former girlfriend's coworkers, Kristopher Valadez and Candace Valadez, were arrested in another state. A South Carolina couple has been arrested and charged in the 2010 shooting of a teen boy in Kansas. German Clerici, 19, was found dead in a culvert in...
ANDOVER, Kan. (KAKE) - The Butler County Sheriff's Office says alcohol may have been a factor in a crash that killed an Andover teen overnight. Emergency crews responded at just after 12 a.m. Friday to a crash in the 13000 block of SW 120th Street, which is southeast of Andover. Undersheriff Damion Cundiff said deputies located the wrecked vehicle submerged in Fourmile Creek with only the rear wheels above the water.
BUTLER COUNTY—A pilot and two passengers avoided injury after a small plane crash just before 11a.m. Friday in Butler County. The Kansas Highway Patrol reported a 1979 Cessna 182 Q piloted by Alexander Luinstra, 22, Benton, was northbound after taking off from Stearman Field. The aircraft suddenly lost power...
BENTON, Kan. (KAKE) - Authorities say no one was hurt when a small plane crashed east of Stearman Field in Butler County on Friday. It happened around 11 a.m. near SW Meadowlark and SW 40th Street. Pictures from the scene showed a small plane upside down in a field. The...
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More than a dozen years later, a South Carolina couple is accused of being behind the 2010 cold case murder of a teenage boy in Wichita, Kansas. Kristopher Valadez and Candace Valadez, both 32, were taken into custody on Sunday on suspicion of shooting and killing 19-year-old German Clerici in January 2010, authorities announced.
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Law enforcement officials within the City of El Dorado and Butler County joined forces on Tuesday, August 2, 2022 to celebrate National Night Out with the community. Families came out to East Park in El Dorado to enjoy a complimentary hot dog dinner, playing lawn games and visiting with First Responders, law enforcement officials and community organizations. Additionally a drawing was held for two bikes that were donated by the El Dorado Walmart. The bicycle winners were River Oliver and Leiah Grier.